First to Circumnavigate Australia on a Biodiesel Propelled Motorcycle - Paul Carter

Date of Record: Sep 2009

In September 2009, Paul Carter successfully rode a continuous distance of 16,000 kilometres over a period of three months in a custom built motorcycle.

The motorcycle was designed and manufactured by Dr Colin Kestell (Assoc Professor) & engineering students from The University of Adelaide School of Mechanical Engineering.

The total fuel consumed was 600 litres.